Memory retraining in brain-damaged patients: the airplane list.


Journal Article

Recall failures can be traced to inadequate encoding and unfocussed retrieval search. A method is given for encouraging deep and elaborate encoding of a list of words, and two brain-damaged patients who were unable to recall the list at first, were shown to retrieve many of the words when retrieval cues were given by the examiner.

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Cited Authors

  • Crovitz, HF

Published Date

  • March 1, 1979

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 131 - 134

PubMed ID

  • 446037

Pubmed Central ID

  • 446037

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1973-8102

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0010-9452

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0010-9452(79)80013-1


  • eng